2 Hi-Fi Speaker Types for High Performance Audio Systems

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We’ll help you choose the right pair of speakers for your hi-fi setup at home

It probably goes without saying, but speakers are one of the most important (if not the most important) components of a high performance audio system. Before choosing the right pair for your setup at home, it helps to understand the types of speakers available.

In the blog post below, we’ll outline the two primary design models for hi-fi speakers and explain the most practical uses for each. We hope our guide helps point you in the right direction for your Bergen County, NJ, home audio system!

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Power Your Hi-Fi Audio System with a Dan D’Agostino Amplifier

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Learn more about the pioneer of high-end, high-powered audio amplification

No matter how well-designed your high-end passive speakers are, they still fall flat without a robust amplifier powering and amplifying the audio signals. Passive speakers have weak audio signals and no internal amplification. Without a preamp and power amp or integrated amplifier, your speakers by themselves will produce soft, thready sound.

Dan D’Agostino is a well-known name in the audio amplification industry. The brand’s preamps, mono, stereo, and integrated amps are crafted with the highest-quality components and sound engineering techniques to drive powerful, dynamic sound to the loudspeakers of your choice. Keep reading to learn more about one of Dan D’Agostino’s newest amp releases making waves in the audio industry: the Progression integrated amplifier. Is Progression the right choice for your hi-fi setup in Bergen County, NJ? Find out below!

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Meridian Audio: The Pioneers of High-Resolution Sound

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Take a closer look at Meridian Audio’s hi-fi systems for exceptional home audio

Meridian Audio was founded in 1977 and was among the first audio manufacturers to introduce high-end active loudspeakers to the market. Meridian is also credited with designing and releasing the first audiophile-quality CD player and first digital sound processor.

Since its founding, Meridian has wowed audiophiles in Westchester, NY and worldwide with home cinema and hi-fi systems that deliver sound in exceptionally rich detail and clarity. In particular, Meridian active loudspeakers with digital signal processing (DSP) are revered for processing and transmitting audio signals with unmatched fidelity.

Keep reading to learn more about Meridian’s DSP loudspeakers.  

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6 Tips for Optimal Placement of Your Hi-Fi Speakers

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Proper speaker positioning has a dramatic effect on overall sound quality

When a hi-fi audio system isn’t delivering the quality you expected, you may be quick to blame the system components. But if you’ve selected high-performance speakers, purchased a robust power amp, and carved out a dedicated listening space in your Westchester, NY home, perhaps the problem is something else.

All too often, homeowners overlook the importance of correct speaker positioning in their hi-fi setup. While every system is different, we have some general guidelines you can follow to ensure your speakers are in place to deliver the best listening experience possible. Keep reading for our six tips!

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Does Lossless Audio Make a Difference in a Hi-Fi Sound System?

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Learn how music source plays a role in the overall quality of your hi-fi system

If you have a hi-fi audio system in your Westchester, NY home, then you’re invested in achieving the highest-quality listening experience. Your hi-fi system allows you to listen to streaming music, CDs, MP3s, vinyl records, and other music sources as the most faithful recreation of the artist’s intent in the recording studio.

As you’ve delved deeper into the world of high-fidelity music, you’ve probably stumbled across the concept of “lossless audio.” But what is lossless audio, and does it truly impact the listening experience with a hi-fi sound system? We break it down below.

 

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What to Look for When You Buy Hi-Fi Audio

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Find the Best Sound Solutions for Your Living Space

Music is a part of our daily lives – and if you’re a true connoisseur, then you like to surround yourself with high-end audio as much as possible. What if you could bring that level of sound quality to your own Franklin Lakes, NJ home?

You might wonder what makes audio “hi-fi,” and how you can determine which brands are best for you. We’re here to help. In this blog, we’re diving into a guide on what makes audio products high end, and what steps you can take to bring top-notch speakers and equipment setups to your living space. 

Want to find out more? Keep reading below.

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What’s the Difference Between Standard and High-End Audio?

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Experience the Unrivaled Quality of Hi-Fi Sound

It’s easy to drive to the nearest big-box store in Westchester, NY or northern New Jersey and pick out some home audio speakers that look the part. But how disappointing would it be to drive home, install your purchase, and find that the quality just wasn’t what you hoped for?

Standard speaker brands can easily put on a façade by covering up subpar quality with empty bells and whistles. Don’t be fooled by appearance and false messaging. Read below to learn the difference between standard and high-end audio so you can properly build the hi-fi sound system of your dreams.

 

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